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Mar 1, 1951 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Motion, Physics
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Apr 12, 1951 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Beverages, Coffee
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Nov 6, 1951 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Pain, Anesthesia
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Jan 29, 1952 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Astronomy, Stars, Stars--Evolution
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 27, 1952 California Academy of Sciences
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The bottom of the sea, how it is explored, and what science is finding. Animal of the week: Slow Loris
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Bolin, Ralph, slow loris, California Academy of Sciences, Science in Action
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Oct 14, 1952 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Monkeys, Chimpanzees, Gorilla
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Feb 3, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode features Dr. Robert T. Orr of the University of San Francisco and California Academy of Sciences. Orr demonstrates the development of body coverings in the animal world. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Feb 3, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Chemistry, Chemical elements, Discoveries in science, Plutonium
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Feb 17, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured Dr. Rolph Bolin of Stanford University as he looked at invertebrates from the deep waters, tidepools, and the seashores, and their place in the evolutionary scale. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californialightandsound
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Feb 24, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured Professor Howard Eberhart of UC Berkeley looking at how pontoon, suspension, and cantilever bridges were created and sustained. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Mar 10, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Measurement
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Mar 17, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Radio waves
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Mar 31, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Amphibians, Toads, Frogs, Salamanders
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Apr 7, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Geology, Volcanoes
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Apr 14, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Psychiatry
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 5, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured Dr. Edward S. Ross, former curator of entomology at the California Academy of Sciences taking a close look at butterflies, monarchs, and the insects of the world. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 19, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Fluids, Motion
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 26, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Snakes, Rattlesnakes
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 8, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 118 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features special guests Conrad Limbaugh, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and Dr. William McNeely, Kelco Company. The episode describes submarine harvesting in California's kelp industry and how algin, a little known food substance, plays a valuable role in food, drugs and industrial products. Both special guests hail from California research institutions...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Limbaugh, Conrad, 1924-1960, McNeely, William, Kelp...
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 9, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Poisons
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 15, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Chemistry, Detergents, Cleaning
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 22, 1953 California Academy of sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 120 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Paul W. Merrill of the Mount Wilson and Palomar Observatories, speaking about how science measures temperature and other essential data about heavenly bodies. Animal of the week: Tree frog. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Merrill, Paul W., Mount Wilson Observatory, Palomar Observatory, Animal of...
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 29, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Technology, Transportation, Wheels
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Oct 6, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Optical illusions
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Oct 13, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Psychiatry, Dreams
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Oct 27, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 125 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Robert C. Stebbins, of the University of California. Stebbins, the preeminent expert on western North American reptiles and amphibians, recently passed away and was best known for writing and illustrating A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Stebbins, Robert C. (Robert Cyril), 1915-2013
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Nov 3, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Metals
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Nov 10, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Psychology, Animals, Animal Psychology
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Nov 24, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 129 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Earl S. Herald of the California Academy of Sciences, giving a behind-the-scenes tour of the Steinhart Aquarium. Animal of the week: Canaries. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topic: Herald, Earl Stannard
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 1, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Earth (Planet)--Surface, Geology, Rocks
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 8, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Drugs, Pharmacology, Medicine
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 15, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Time
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 22, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured Dr. Edward S. Ross, former Entomology curator at the California Academy of Sciences, explored the insect world around us. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 29, 1953 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 134 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Donald E. Savage, of the University of California Museum of Paleontology (http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/about/history/desavage.php). Savage was a paleontologist, and later went on to become the director of the UCMP. The episode also focuses on the sturgeon, native to California, and currently listed on the federal Threatened Species...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Stebbins, Savage, Donald Elvin, 1917-
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
1954 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Entomology, Insects, Termites
Source: 16mm film: 2 Reels of 2
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Jan 2, 1954 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured Dr. Robert T. Orr of the California Academy of Sciences taking a look at interesting nocturnal creatures from hoot owls to fireflies. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Feb 16, 1954 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured Dr. Robert T. Orr of the California Academy of Sciences separating fact from fiction about the largest living mammals in the animal kingdom and their fight for survival in the oceans of the world. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Mar 16, 1954 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 145 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Robert T. Orr, of the California Academy of Sciences, and focuses on the flora and fauna of the desert. Many of the animals discussed are currently on the California and Federal endangered/threatened lists, including the kangaroo rat and the Pacific pocket mouse. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Orr, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1908-1994
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 4, 1954 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Entomology, Insects
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 25, 1954 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 155 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Robert C. Stebbins, of UC Berkeley. Stebbins, the the preeminent expert on western North American reptiles and amphibians, speaks about garter snakes and other reptiles on the California Threatened Species list. This episode contains rare early footage of Stebbins, who recently passed away, and was best known for writing and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Stebbins, Robert C. (Robert Cyril), 1915-2013
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 13, 1954 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 157 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Earl S. Herald of the California Academy of Sciences, speaking about the life cycle of sharks, the largest of fishes in the sea. The episode features live sharks of various kinds and traces their biology as well as their balance-of-life role in the sea. Animal of the week: Leopard cubs. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Sharks
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 27, 1954 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 159 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Harvey White, of the UC Berkeley Physics Department. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, White, Harvey Elliott, 1902-1988
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Oct 4, 1954 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured Dr. Richard L. Doutt and Dr. J.E. Eckert of UC Berkeley entomologists, explaining the problems and pleasures of bee culture and how scientists have improved both the production and quality of honey. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
1955 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Fossil Fuels, Oil, Oil well drilling rigs, Oil well drilling
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Jan 24, 1955 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured CAS curator, Dr. Robert T. Orr as he walked viewers through a close look at mycology- the study of fungi and examined local specimens. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Feb 28, 1955 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 181 of the California Academy of Sciences television show Science in Action features Dr. William Wilson Wurster, of UC Berkeley. Wurster designed Stern Hall on the Berkeley campus, spearheaded the redevelopment of Ghirardelli Square (with Lawrence Halprin), and designed 555 California Street (formerly the Bank of America building) in San Francisco, among other notable works. Animal of the week: flying squirrels. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film:...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Wurster, William Wilson, flying squirrel
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Mar 14, 1955 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 183 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Robert T. Orr, of the California Academy of Sciences. Orr demonstrated "the development of body coverings in the animal world." Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Orr, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1908-1994
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Mar 28, 1955 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 185 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. George F. Stewart, of UC Davis, where he was the chair of the Poultry Husbandry department (now the Department of Avian Sciences). Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Stewart, George F., 1908-1982
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 9, 1955 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 191 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Wendell M. Stanley of UC Berkeley. Stanley was an American biochemist, virologist, and Nobel laureate, and here presents his research and development in the fight against cancer. Animal of the Week segment features the bobcat, a California native. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Stanley, Wendell M. (Wendell Meredith), 1904-1971
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 23, 1955 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Andes
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 30, 1955 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 194 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Howard Cogswell, professor at Mills College and UC Hayward. Dr. Cogswell speaks about bird behavior and presents live birds on set. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Cogswell, Howard L.
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 26, 1955 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
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Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Jan 5, 1959 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 330 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Earl S. Herald of the California Academy of sciences, speaking about fact and fiction about a variety of sea creatures from sting-rays to giant man-eating sharks. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Chang, Hsien-Wu, California Academy of Sciences, Science in Action,...
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Jan 26, 1959 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured Dr. Paul L. Kirk of UC Berkeley showing the most innovative scientific detective procedures in crime solution. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Feb 23, 1959 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured world rocket authority Dr. Krafft A. Ehricke of the Bay Area based General Dynamics Corp. reviewing reviewing contemporary space technologies and making predictions for future space vehicle designs. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californialightandsound
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 28, 1959 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 355 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. R. Steven White and Dr. Stanley Freden of the Lawrence Radiation Laboratory at UC Berkeley, speaking about what man, in his penetration of space, is finding out about the dangerous high energy zone that surrounds our planet.. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, White, R Steven, Freden, Stanley
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Mar 14, 1960 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 379 of the California Academy of Sciences television program Science in Action features guest Charles Eames, designer of the iconic Eames lounge chair, designed and later manufactured in Los Angeles. Animal of the week: Australian Terrier. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Eames, Charles, Australian Terrier, California...
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Apr 18, 1960 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Madagascar
Source: 2 inch videotape: Quadruplex: 1 Tape of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 12, 1960 California Academy of Sciences
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Note : Gap in program from 00:01:03-00:02:00. Description : This episode features Dr. Fred Adler of the Hughes Aircraft Company in Glendale, California sharing the story of America's "newest project"--- landing an instrumented rocket on the surface of the moon. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Nov 21, 1960 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 402 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features chancellor of the UC system and Nobel laureate Glenn Seaborg, as well as Dr. Thomas H. Pigford of UC Berkeley (founding chairman of the Department of Nuclear Engineering). Seaborg and Pigford discuss nuclear and solar energy as alternate fuel sources. Also featured in this episode is Animal of the Week the short-tailed albatross, a California native and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Pigford, Thomas H., Seaborg, Glenn T. (Glenn...
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Nov 28, 1960 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 403 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Paul Routely of Pomona College, speaking about how distance is measured in the universe, and the application of the concept of time and distance. Animal of the week: nature-mobile. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Routely, Paul, Solar parallax, Space geography
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 5, 1960 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode features long time California Academy of Sciences curator, Dr. Robert T. Orr discussing the history and biology of these threatened animals. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Mar 13, 1961 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode features Charles Shaw, curator of reptiles at the San Diego Zoological Society demonstrating facts, legends, lore, and fancy of these deadly and majestic animals. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 8, 1961 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode features Dr. Narinder Kapany, Director of Optics Technology and "father of fiber optics" demonstrates discoveries in the recently developed field. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Sep 25, 1961 California Academy of Sciences
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Note : Gap in program from 00:22:02-00:23:41 Description : This episode features Norman Vogel, a designer at IBM who was key in the invention of the disc drive, discusses discusses new computing technology that receives, classifies, and codes information, making it readily available. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Oct 2, 1961 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode features Dr. Rex C. Mack from the Hughes Aircraft company of Glendale, California delivers a progress report on information relay and the construction of a new robot which would gather information during the first moon landing. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Apr 23, 1962 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Exhibitions
Source: 2 inch videotape: Quadruplex: 1 Tape of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Apr 30, 1962 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Exhibitions
Source: 2 inch videotape: Quadruplex: 1 Tape of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Feb 4, 1963 California Academy of Sciences
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Note : Gaps in program from 00:00:48-00:01:45 and 00:22:50-00:23:21. Description : This episode features Dr. Evon C.Greanias of San Jose, California's IBM demonstrating a remarkable experimental instrument, which was the first step towards a machine that could "read" handwriting and the precursor to the Optical Character Recognition technology now integrated into our daily lives. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
May 20, 1963 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 506 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Arnold Beckman of Beckman Instruments, speaking about advances in science as a result of newly-developed techniques of measuring. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Beckman, Arnold
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Oct 24, 1963 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 514 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Earl S. Herald of the California Academy of Sciences, speaking about some of the exotic fishes in the recently renovated Steinhart Aquarium. Animal of the week: saiga (antelope-goat). Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, California Academy of Sciences, Steinhart Aquarium, Science in Action,...
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Oct 31, 1963 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Chemistry, Forensic, Crime
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 12, 1963 California Academy of Sciences
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 521 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Charles Shaw, of the San Diego Zoo, speaking about reptiles of the world. The Animal of the Week segment focuses on the grey horned owl, a member of the California endangered species list. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Shaw, Charles, San Diego Zoo
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 18, 1963 California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Biology, Biological rhythms, Hedgehogs
Source: 2 inch videotape: Quadruplex: 1 Tape of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
Dec 19, 1963 California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode features Dr. Bernard Widrow of the Electrical Engineering department at Stanford University demonstrating "Madeline I", a machine that learns how to perform human-like tasks. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed